Pathways Evaluation Forms

Speech Evaluations in Pathways

An essential part of the Toastmasters experience is learning how to give and receive constructive feedback. Evaluations are vital to your growth and help you improve and reflect.
To practice completing a Pathways evaluation, review the How to Evaluate tutorial.

Evaluation Resources

Select a project title below to view the evaluation resource.

Active Listening

The purpose of this project is for the member to demonstrate his or her ability to listen to what others say.

Advanced Mentoring

The purpose of this project is for the member to apply mentoring skills during a long-term mentoring
commitment.

Building a Social Media Presence

The purpose of this project is for the member to apply his or her understanding of social media to enhance an established or new social media presence.

Communicate Change

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice the skills needed to effectively communicate the change to a group or organization.

Connect with Storytelling

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice using a story within a speech or giving a speech that is a story.

Connect with Your Audience

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice the skills needed to connect with an unfamiliar audience.

Create a Podcast

The purpose of this project is for the member to be introduced to the skills needed to organize and present a podcast.

Creating Effective Visual Aids

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice selecting and using a variety of visual aids during a speech.

Cross-Cultural Understanding

The purpose of this project is for the member to identify his or her own cultural identities and the stereotypes that impact others’ perceptions of him or her.

Deliver Social Speeches

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice delivering social speeches in front of club members.

Deliver Your Message with Humor

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice developing and presenting a longer humorous speech.

Develop a Communication Plan

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice developing a communication plan.

Develop Your Vision

The purpose of this project is for the member to develop a detailed vision for his or her personal life,
professional life, or an organization.

Distinguished Toastmaster

The purpose of this project is for the member to demonstrate his or her skills as a leader and a public speaker

Effective Body Language

The purpose of this project is for the member to deliver a speech with awareness of intentional and unintentional body language, as well as to learn, practice, and refine how he or she uses nonverbal communication when delivering a speech.

Engage Your Audience with Humor

The purpose of this project is for the member to determine their style of humor and apply it to a speech that centers around a central message.

Ethical Leadership

The purpose of this project is for the member to develop a clear understanding of his or her ethical framework and create an opportunity for others to hear about and discuss ethics in the member’s organization or community.

Evaluation and Feedback—Evaluation Resource 1

The purpose of this project is to practice applying feedback and serve as a speech evaluator during a club meeting

Evaluation and Feedback—Evaluation Resource 2

The purpose of this project is to practice applying feedback and serve as a speech evaluator during a club meeting.

Evaluation and Feedback—Evaluation Resource 3

The purpose of this project is to practice applying feedback and serve as a speech evaluator during a club meeting.

Focus on the Positive

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice being aware of his or her thoughts and feelings, as well as the impact of his or her responses on others.

Generic Evaluation Resource

The purpose of this speech is defined by the member. The member may present a well-organized, well-supported speech on any topic.

High-Performance Leadership

The purpose of this project is for the member to apply his or her leadership and planning knowledge to develop a project plan, organize a guidance committee, and implement the plan with the help of a team.

Ice Breaker

The purpose of this project is for the member to introduce themselves to the club and learn the basic structure of a public speech.

Improvement Through Positive Coaching

This project aims for the member to develop and apply skills for coaching a fellow member or someone outside of Toastmasters who can benefit from his or her expertise.

Inspire Your Audience

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice writing and delivering a speech that inspires others.

Introduction to Vocal Variety and Body Language

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice using a vocal variety or body language to enhance a speech.

Introduction to Vocal Variety and Body Language—Speech Profile

The purpose of this project is to practice using a vocal variety or body language to enhance a speech. This member has chosen to only be evaluated on vocal variety for their speech.

Introduction to Toastmasters Mentoring

The purpose of this project is for the member to clearly define how Toastmasters envisions mentoring.

Know Your Sense of Humor

The purpose of this project is to begin developing a collection of humorous stories and to present a speech that includes humor.

Lead in Any Situation

The purpose of this project is for the member to apply the skills needed to successfully lead in a volunteer or other organization.

Leading in Difficult Situations

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice strategies for adjusting to unexpected changes to a finalized plan.

Leading in Your Volunteer Organization

The purpose of this project is for the member to apply the skills needed to successfully lead in a volunteer organization.

Leading Your Team

The purpose of this project is for the member to lead a small team to the completion of a project.

Lessons Learned

The purpose of this project is for the member to learn about and apply the skills needed to run a lessons-learned meeting during a project or after its completion.

Make Connections Through Networking

The purpose of this project is for the member to develop and practice a personal strategy for building connections through networking.

Manage Change

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice developing a change management plan.

Manage Online Meetings

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice facilitating an online meeting or leading a webinar.

Manage Projects Successfully

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice developing a plan, building a team, and fulfilling the plan with the help of his or her team.

Manage Successful Events

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice planning, organizing, leading, and implementing an event.

Manage a Difficult Audience

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice the skills needed to address audience challenges when he or she presents outside of the Toastmasters club.

Managing Time

The purpose of this project is for the member to observe his or her time management patterns.

Mentoring

The purpose of this project is for the member to apply his or her mentoring skills to a short-term mentoring assignment.

Moderate a Panel Discussion

The purpose of this project is for the member to apply his or her skills as a public speaker and leader to facilitate a panel discussion.

Motivate Others

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice the skills needed to motivate team members through the completion of a project

Negotiate the Best Outcome

The purpose of this project is for the member to learn about different types of negotiation and the strategies that can be used when negotiating.

Persuasive Speaking

The purpose of this project is for the member to understand the types of persuasive speeches and deliver a persuasive speech at a club meeting.

Planning and Implementing

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice developing a plan and bringing that plan to fruition.

Prepare for an Interview

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice the skills needed to present himself or herself well in an interview.

Prepare to Speak Professionally

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice developing and presenting a longer speech.

Present a Proposal

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice developing and presenting a proposal.

Public Relations Strategies

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice the skills needed to effectively use public relations strategies for any group or situation.

Question-and-Answer Session

The purpose of this project is for the member to learn about and practice facilitating a question-and-answer session.

Reaching Consensus

The purpose of this project is for the member to work with a group to practice reaching a consensus on any topic.

Reflect On Your Path

The purpose of this project is for the member to reflect on his or her growth during the completion of an entire path.

Researching and Presenting

The purpose of this project is for the member to learn or review basic research methods and present a well-organized, well-researched speech on any topic.

Successful Collaboration

The purpose of this project is for the member to be introduced to or review strategies for working in a collaborative group.

Team Building

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice the skills needed to build a cohesive team and host an event.

The Power of Humor in an Impromptu Speech

The purpose of this project is for the member to develop their method for giving impromptu speeches and practice adapting rehearsed stories during a presentation.

Understanding Conflict Resolution

The purpose of this project is for the member to develop or enhance his or her understanding of the steps and strategies to address conflict.

Understanding Emotional Intelligence

The purpose of this project is for the member to cultivate an understanding of how his or her emotions impact relationships. It is also designed to help the member identify how others’ emotions impact his or her emotional state.

Understanding Vocal Variety

The purpose of this project is to practice using a vocal variety or body language to enhance a speech. This member has chosen to only be evaluated on vocal variety for their speech.

Understanding Your Communication Style

The purpose of this project is for the member to learn about different communication styles and identify his or her primary style.

Understanding Your Leadership Style

The purpose of this project is for the member to identify his or her primary leadership style or styles.

Using Descriptive Language

The purpose of this project is for the member to practice writing a speech with an emphasis on adding language to increase interest and impact.

Using Presentation Software

The purpose of this project is for the member to introduce or review basic presentation software strategies for creating and using slides to support or enhance a speech.

Write a Compelling Blog

The purpose of this project is for the member to review or introduce the skills needed to write and maintain a blog.

Writing a Speech with Purpose

The purpose of this project is to learn or review basic methods for writing a speech with a defined purpose and to present a well-organized speech on any topic.